Found December 21, 2011 on NESN.com:
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The Bruins just keep rolling along. Even with brief absences for Zdeno Chara, Gregory Campbell and Milan Lucic, Boston has rattled off five straight wins and taken over the top spot in the Eastern Conference. The Bruins are now 19-2-1 since the start of November, a hot streak that no longer seems like a simply streak at all, but rather has all the markings of an elite team that has found the key to playing up to its capabilities on a consistent basis. With how well the team has played, there aren't a lot of issues raising concerns with Bruins...
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